M.Sc. (Cyber security & forensic science)

M.Sc. (Cyber security & forensic science)

INTRODUCTION:

Cyber forensics can be defined as a branch of forensic science dedicated to recovery and investigation of digital or electronic data. These data can be from any digital asset or data storing entity which includes a computer system, mobile device, cloud service, and so on. Technically, all these digital assets have a different design to store data and this makes the very base for dividing digital forensics into several categories. Its various sub branches include computer forensics, network forensics, forensic data analysis, and mobile device forensics

About the Course:

Cyber forensics can be defined as a branch of forensic science dedicated to recovery and investigation of digital or electronic data. These data can be from any digital asset or data storing entity which includes a computer system, mobile device, cloud service, and so on. Technically, all these digital assets have a different design to store data and this makes the very base for dividing digital forensics into several categories. Its various sub branches include computer forensics, network forensics, forensic data analysis, and mobile device forensics. Students has an opportunity to choose their specialization as Ethical hacking & Network security or Malware forensics.

Objectives:

At the end the of the course each post graduate must
Have clear knowledge about the fundamentals and basic functioning of a computer and its different components.
Have a clear view about different programming language and software’s.
Have the ability to identify and solve issues related to the opted steam.
Develop ability for rational approach in solving professional problems and able to draw opinions and conclusions pertaining to his subject.
Acquire adequate skill and competence to complete various professional tasks presented to them.
Update this knowledge by attending seminars, symposiums and conferences.
Carry out research in the form of dissertation.
Develop good teaching and communication skills.

Duration:

The course is done on full term basis with duration of 2 years spread out in 4 semesters.

Eligibility:

B.Sc./B.Tech/B.E Computer Science/IT, BCA, B.Sc. Forensic Science or any other equivalent degrees from any UGC recognized university with 45% marks

Career opportunities:

Experts in forensic science laboratory
Private detective
Vigilance officers in private banks and airports
Lecturer
Intelligence agencies
IT companies
Police departments
Digital security analyst

Facilities available:

Cyber lab
Filed visits
Expert talks
Hands on training by filed experts

LEARNING OBJECTIVE:

• Digital Forensic
• Operating System Function
• Program Language Structure
• Information security
• Network security engineers
• Forensic analysts
• Crime Investigation
• Security Architects
• Disaster recovery analysis.

SPECIAL FEATURES:

Our course is designed with unique syllabus where students will be trained with hand on experience in FTK, UFED, CELLBRITE software’s other subject related aspects. Our students are sent for placements so that they face the realistically true events and solve the given task with their innovative new ideas. We prepare our students with national and international level standards with more exposure to the subject and its contents.

COURSE STRUCTURE:

Semester Subjects
1st Semester Programming language- C++ Research methodology and Statistics Introduction to Cyber Forensics Programming language- C++ Introduction to cyber forensics Security and Vigilance Forensic Audio Video analysis and speaker identification
2nd Semester Introduction to scripting language IT Act OS and File system Introduction to Scripting language OS and file system Minor Research Constitution of India
Specialization - Ethical hacking and Network Security
3rd Semester Computer Programming language - Python Ethical hacking and Network security -Part 1 Internship (1 Month) Computer Programming language Python Ethical hacking and Network security
4th Semester Computer Programming language- Android Ethical hacking and Network security -Part 2 Major Research Computer Programming language- Android Ethical hacking and Network security
Specialization - Malware Forensics
3rd Semester Computer Programming language - Python Malware analysis basics Internship (1 Month) Computer Programming language Python Malware analysis
4th Semester Computer Programming language- Android Malware forensics Major Research Computer Programming language- Android Ethical hacking and Network security

Fee Structure

(For the Academic Year 2022-23)

S.No Courses Duration Annual Fee Structure
Non-Karnataka Karnataka
1 M.Sc. (Cyber Forensics & Information Security) 
Eligibility : Pass in any degree (NRI : 25K extra in I Year)
2 Years (Four Semesters) Year I : Rs. 1,48,000
Year II : Rs. 1,20,500
Total: Rs. 2,68,500
Rs. 1,48,000
Rs. 1,20,500
Rs. 2,68,500

Note:

(1) University Registration Fee, Eligibility Fee for other State/NRI students, Examination Fee, Uniform Fee, Hostel Fee, Industry visit fee, Internship fee, Transportation fee, Sports & games fee, Extra-curricular activity fee, etc., are extra. The course fees mentioned for subsequent years may vary annually up to 6%. (2) The University Placement & Training Team will assist the admitted students to get (a) Earn While Learn, (b) Industry Internship, and (c) Final Job Placement. (3) Karnataka Quota* : 1. Applicable only to Karnataka students having 50% or more in the applicable subject combination. 2. To be considered as Karnataka domicile student should have studied 7 years including PUC in the Karnataka.